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Chief economist update: US inflation may not be as transitory as the Fed believes

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 11 JUN 2021
... seasonally adjusted all items increase". Unable to buy brand new vehicles because of production and supply constraints, the Joneses are purchasing used cars. They have the wherewithal to do so - compliments of the Federal Reserve's low interest rates ...

Grass is greener in China

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 16 APR 2010
... previous three-month period and the fastest in three years. Mr. and Mrs. Chiu might still have far to go to keep up with the Joneses but they are certainly on their way to overtaking the Tanakas. According to the CIA World Factbook, the US economy -- ...

Aussies spend $8.7bn on celebrity makeover

... popularised by the rich and famous, such as Nicole Kidman, Angelina Jolie and Mischa Barton. "Forget about keeping up with the Joneses, these days it's all about keeping up with the stars," said Virgin Money spokesperson Kirsty Lamont. The survey found ...
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